|The Republicans Are Coming - andrew lynn|
An animated public service announcement created prior to the Republican invasion of NYC in August/September 2004. This piece and others from the NoRNC Spot project aired on MNN in Manhattan, on Freespeech TV, and public access around the country.
Keywords: animation; PSA; RNC
Downloads: 677 (3 reviews)
|Japan Today, 1946/06/20|
"Japan: In the midst of black markets and inflationary prices, life for the average Japanese is grim and barren. Rebuilding homes and harvesting meagre crops keep some healthy and housed, but many have to tighten their belts." scenes of life in Japan, poverty, gardens planted, black market. (partial newsreel)
Downloads: 4,269 (2 reviews)
7/5/54 California - An intensive "wetback" round-up is the latest episode in the Immigration Department's incessant battle against migrant laborers who illegally ford the Rio Grande to work in the rich farm land around Stockton. Volume 27 Number 584
Downloads: 4,379 (2 reviews)
|Heart and Circulation - ERPI Classroom Films, Inc.|
Classic educational film on the workings of the circulatory system.
Downloads: 24,194 (3 reviews)
|New Moon. Reds Launch First Space Satellite, 1957/10/07|
First report of Sputnik - animations of rocket used same animations as done for earlier report on the Vanguard story (partial newsreel)
Downloads: 13,600 (3 reviews)
|'Captain Video' - Misc episode no. 2 (Circa 1950)|
"Captain Video and His Video Rangers" episode from circa 1950. This series aired on the DuMont Television Network from 1949 to 1955 and was the first sci-fi series on American television. Over 1000 episodes were aired, of which about 24 survive. This episode was written by MC Brock and stars Richard Coogan. It was broadcast live each weekday. The show spawned at least 3 spin-offs of which nothing survives.
Keywords: Classic TV; Science Fiction, Sci-Fi, DuMont Network; DuMont Television Network; 50's TV; 50s TV; 1950's TV; 1950s Television; Serial; Historically Important
Downloads: 7,440 (11 reviews)
|The Bush in 30 Seconds Archive Project - n/a|
20 ads from the "Bush in 30 Seconds" contest once sponsored by MoveOn.org. Visit www.bi30.org to view more.
Keywords: Bush In 30 Seconds; Contest; MoveOn
Downloads: 17,284 (14 reviews)
|Why We Fight: The Nazi Strike - Frank Capra|
"The Nazis Strike," Chapter II of Frank Capra's "Why We Fight" series, summarizes Adolph Hitler's plan for world conquest and Germany's full scale preparation in pursuit of this end. While the Nazis plead poverty and pacifism, they spend incredible amounts of money to prepare a war machine of unparalleled strength and destructive capability. While Hitler assures the other leaders of the world he has no interest in promoting National Socialism, he begins "softening up" future target nations by sp...
Downloads: 92,075 (16 reviews)
|The Rapture (1941) - N/A|
Truly amazing piece of religious propaganda from 1941. Alternately terrifying and hilarious; depending on your point of view. This short was featured prominently in Diane Keaton's film "Heaven".
Keywords: religion; Christian; propaganda
Downloads: 63,123 (34 reviews)
|VD is for Everybody|
Help us get more films like this online! This film was digitized and uploaded thanks to contributions from this project: www.indiegogo.com/avgeeks100miles The American Social Health Association was always experimenting with new ways to educate the public about venereal disease. They helped produce the first VD education film, "Fit to Fight", in 1918 in order to educate soldiers being shipped abroad to fight in the first World War...
Keywords: venereal disease; PSA; Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Downloads: 127,478 (34 reviews)
|House in the Middle, The - National Paint, Varnish and Lacquer Association|
Atomic tests at the Nevada Proving Grounds (later the Nevada Test Site) show effects on well-kept homes, homes filled with trash and combustibles, and homes painted with reflective white paint. Asserts that cleanliness is an essential part of civil defense preparedness and that it increased survivability. Selected for the 2002 National Film Registry of "artistically, culturally, and socially significant" films.
Keywords: Atomic-nuclear: Civil defense; Cold War; Waste disposal
Downloads: 60,873 (47 reviews)
|My Japan - U.S. Treasury Department|
Complex and disturbing anti-Japanese propaganda film produced to spur the sale of U.S. war bonds. CONTENT ADVISORY: Explicit racism and extreme violence.
Keywords: World War II: Japan; Propaganda; World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 252,886 (94 reviews)